Sample Lesson Plans

The following sample lesson plans were developed by catechists that took the Methodology Course online with the University of Dayton’s Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation. These samples are for review and adaptation to your particular pastoral setting.

Pre-K

Standard 4 – Liturgy

Standard 5 – Morality

Kindergarten

Grade 1

Standard 1 – Creed

Grade 2

Standard 1 – Creed

Standard 3 -Sacraments

Grade 3

Standard 6 – Christian Living

Grade 4

Standard 4 – Liturgy

Grade 5

Grade 6

Standard 5 – Morality

Standard 6 – Catholic Social Teaching

Standard 8 – Catholic Church

Standard 14 – Missionary Vocation

  • Service, Indicators: 14.06.02, 14.06.04, 14.06.05

Grade 7

Standard 7 – Prayer

Standard 9 – Ecumenism

Standard 12 – Social Teaching

Grade 8

Standard 1 – Creed

Standard 2 – Scripture

Standard 3 – Sacraments

Standard 6 – Morality

Standard 12 – Social Teaching

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